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FPT’s research on AI application for aesthetic surgery published on IntechOpen

  IntechOpen, the world’s largest scientific publisher of open access books, has announced that the AI research on aesthetic surgery by FPT Japan experts, Dr. Nguyen Do Trung Chanh and Dr. Dao Huu Hung, has been published as a chapter in the book “Advanced Analytics and Artificial Intelligence Applications”. In the book chapter, the authors proposed a deep-learning based recommendation system for aesthetic surgery, composing of a mobile application and a deep-learning model. The research was jointly conducted by Dr. Chanh and Dr. […]

FPT joins IBM, Sony to share insights on Artificial Intelligence in Japan

FPT on Tuesday joined nearly 70 members of the Society of Project Management (SPM) in Japan to discuss artificial intelligence applications and lessons learned from AI projects. The five-hour event gathered a full house of participants at the National Institute of Informatics building in Tokyo. FPT Japan was invited to speak  by Mr. Masayuki Kajiyama, a board member of AI Research Association under SPM. Other speakers included IBM Japan, Sony Network Communications, NTT Data, and ABeam Consulting. FPT Japan representative Nguyen Dong […]

What makes a company world-class?

The Hackett Group once defined world-class IT organizations as those that managed to cut costs and enhance productivity better than others. But FPT’s Chief Advisor in Digital Transformation Phuong Tram had another view. “In the digital world, no company can be world-class without a paralleled digital transformation and world-class IT”, he said. Tram was once former Chief Information Officer at DuPont and currently serves as a board member of the Washington-based Technology Business Management Council, AT&T’s Executive Customers Advisory Board, […]

Schaeffler, FPT mull extending cooperation in multiple areas

Schaeffler and FPT earlier this month sat down to discuss further collaboration in automotive, smart factory, digital transformation, artificial intelligence, and potentially education. Both sides had a very productive meeting as Schaeffler Chairman, Mr. Georg Schaeffler, and his top executives paid a visit to FPT Software campus in Ho Chi Minh City. FPT Chairman Truong Gia Binh and Schaeffler Chairman Georg Schaeffler exchanged souvenirs Hackathon 2.0 was one of the key discussion points on the agenda. Accordingly, Schaeffler and FPT agreed to […]

FPT inaugurates first office in Thailand, expanding global footprint

FPT has officially launched the first office in Thailand to accommodate its rapid global growth and tap into the country’s diverse pool of technology talents. “The decision to extend our presence is a logical step in the company’s global business strategy, demonstrating our commitment to serve customers around the world”, said Mr. Nguyen Tri Thai, Managing Director of FPT Thailand. “Thailand is a vibrant, bustling economy and we’re excited about investing in the area. FPT expects to offer enterprise management solutions […]

FPT joins utilities experts to discuss digital transformation in Berlin

The utilities industry is on the cusp of transformation driven by new technologies, increasing environmental awareness, and constantly evolving customer expectations. Last week, FPT joined EVU Prozess & IT Tage 2019 in Berlin to discuss the future of utilities and how digital technologies could play a part. EVU Prozess & IT Tage (Process and IT Day) is an annual forum that gathers hundreds of decision makers from all over Germany, including innogy SE, IBM, Bosch, RheinEnergie AG, etc. Now on its 16th year, the event […]

Digital Transformation: Lessons from gurus at Global DX Summit 2019

Digital transformation is hard. As reported by Forbes, more than 80 percent of digital transformations fail, with no exception to big names like GE, Procter & Gamble, and Nike. So last month, we gathered the strategic minds in digital transformation, thinkers and creators included, to the Global DX Summit 2019 and discussed how we should go about this  process. These are things we learned from gurus at this exclusive event. Digital Kaizen Kaizen is a Japanese business philosophy that originates [...]

FPT joins Automotive Grade Linux and the Linux Foundation to accelerate Connected Car development

FPT, the Southeast Asia’s leading IT company, has joined the Automotive Grade Linux project at the Linux Foundation, marking an important stage in FPT’s automotive technology development. The Linux Foundation is a world-class technology consortium which enables mass innovation through open source with the prominent Connected Car project – Automotive Grade Linux (AGL). As a member, FPT will contribute resources, infrastructures and knowledge to an expansive open source ecosystem. The company plans to support development of shared technology resources by […]

The 03 Cs of Global DX Summit 2019

  Digital transformation is no longer the matter of 'should we do it or not'. Rather, it has come to the time where people start talking on the 'how' - how to reinvent your business through digital transformation. Last Thursday, the Global DX Summit 2019 created a platform for such discussions. The three-day exclusive event, as put it simply by FPT’s DX Chief Advisor Phuong Tram, is about three things: Community, Conversation and Content. Community For the first time, more than [...]

Digital Transformation: Where to start?

Around the world, business leaders have started to take digital transformation seriously. Global DX spending, according to the latest report by International Data Corporation (IDC), is estimated to reach $1.18 trillion in 2019, a whooping increase of 17.9 percent over last year. But what does the path to digital transformation look like? FPT Chief Advisor in Digital Transformation, Mr. Phuong Tram, shared some food for thought. “In digital transformation, you need to think big, but start small and scale as […]


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